We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

La Palmeraie

3 El Thawra Council Street, Cairo 11511, Egypt
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
  • Excellent39%
  • Very good53%
  • Average4%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“couscous” (5 reviews)
“nile river” (2 reviews)
“sofitel” (4 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Moroccan, Mediterranean, African, Vegetarian Friendly, Halal
$$ - $$$
3 El Thawra Council Street, Cairo 11511, Egypt
All Details
Write a Review
Reviews (43)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year

1 - 10 of 32 reviews

Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We are like kings here and really enjoyed the food. The service was ok, a bit too much at times. The setting was lovely and the kids loved the food. Overall, a positive experience.

Thank Alex V
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The food quality was fine, prices and value for money are reasonable; the view of the Nile river is breathtaking and unmatched. On the negative side; I was surprised with the quality of service from staffs working in a 5-stars hotel; no sense of service,...More

Thank Mf-tantawy
Reviewed 14 June 2017

What can I say? The almond float drink, everything is amazing here. And the service is so super classy. If I could I would fly in to eat here every week. No joke.

Thank Aulani M
Reviewed 18 April 2017 via mobile

The restaurant view and location are amazing. The tables are just on the nile giving it amazing serenity and a spectacular view The food is great, the tajine is not to be missed, spiced to perfection The staff are extremely nice and well trained and...More

Thank Lina T
Reviewed 28 February 2017 via mobile

I visited Cairo at the end of February alone for 4 days and stayed at the Sofitel Cairo. I enjoyed THE most amazing vegetarian dinner and when I asked for suggestion both the Maître d' and the Chef came to my table to give suggestions....More

Thank trvlrguide
Reviewed 9 January 2017

I perfectly loved this place!. Wine & Moroccan Slald at the banks of Niles ...wow ! such an amazing experience !

Thank Sujay T
Reviewed 10 August 2016 via mobile

One of the best restaurants in the city, was really a great experience that will have to do it again

Thank Aldino2020
Reviewed 31 July 2016

Judging by the fully booked restaurant when we arrived, this place seems to be quite trendy I had a couscous which I didn't like so much as I like the grain to be mixed with dried raisins which seemed to be impossible to obtain. My...More

Thank Albkk
Reviewed 14 July 2016

I ate several meals here while at Sofitel. Fish was fantastic, the spices were unique and tasty. Service was good. I have several diners and one lunch, for lunch I had the Mongolian beef which was pricey and not great but okay. Wonderful views of...More

Thank JetSetterSteve
Reviewed 15 May 2016

dears , this place is just horrible , it suppose to be a surprise to my wife @ new year eve '16 i pay around 1200 LE to be at this place . as soon i arrive i found that the reserved table is in...More

Thank raoof s
Nearby Restaurants
79 reviews
.56 km away
Osmanly Restaurant
158 reviews
.60 km away
Jazz Bar
53 reviews
.74 km away
46 reviews
.56 km away
Nearby Attractions
Egyptian Antiquities Museum
5,245 reviews
1.28 km away
The Grand Egyptian Museum
1,742 reviews
1.29 km away
Museu do Cairo
599 reviews
1.30 km away
Cairo Tower
710 reviews
.83 km away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from La Palmeraie staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Posting guidelines
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3 El Thawra Council Street, Cairo 11511, Egypt
  • Location: Africa  >  Egypt  >  Cairo Governorate  >  Cairo
SItuated in Sofitel Cairo El Gezirah. The most authentic Moroccan restaurant in Cairo.
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing